The boys invite their friend whiskey’s cousin, gin, to enliven the podcast. The mf’n quarter defeated ESPN’s “experts” by predicting 12 NFL outcomes correctly, to their 11. Basketball fuels the ranting this week: why are free-throws so boring until the end of the game? Replay challenges beget more replay challenges. But also back to football, where we wonder about the Byzantine set of rules governing the clock. Why does an incomplete pass stop it, but a fumble does not?